Know Your History

  • Know Your History with Chase March

    Know Your History is a radio documentary series that I produce that dives deep into hip-hop music and culture. 

  • Hip Hop on Jeopardy (RIP Alex Trebek)

    Know Your History is a radio documentary series that dives deep into hip-hop music and culture. In this episode of the show, we pay tribute to Alex Trebek, the longtime host of Jeopardy. You will be able to play along with clues, learn about the history the show has with hip-hop, and hear a song […]

  • Summer to Snow – Enjoy the Show

    It’s crazy how quickly the seasons change. It went from unseasonable warm to the first snow storm of the season in just a few days. Summer to snow in the blink of an eye. I didn’t make it into the station Tuesday night because of the snow, but I managed to whip up an hour’s […]

  • Hip-Hop Has a Birthday? (Know Your History)

    August 11th, 1973 is considered to be the birth of hip-hop culture. In this edition of Know Your History, we get to the bottom of how that can be. This was part of Radio Western’s Word Up 2018, the first annual day-long celebration of hip-hop music and culture. This is Episode 78 of Know Your […]

  • Women in Hip-Hop 6 TONIGHT!

    We are celebrating International Women’s Day in a big way tonight. It’s our 6th Annual Women in Hip-Hop Spectacular.  An entire overnight of radio programming dedicated to hip-hop’s better half. We have all sorts of great content lined up for you tonight. We have an exclusive interview with the one and only, Michie Mee. She […]

  • Know Your History – The Huge Influence of Rakim

    Rakim is one of hip-hop’s finest talents. He revolutionized the game with his unique wordplay and multi-syllabic style. His influence expands well beyond hip-hop as well. You can hear his voice sampled on dozens and dozens of hip-hop classics. He inspired musicians in pop music and beyond. I wish I had the time to transcribe […]

  • The Rap Guide to Evolution (Know Your History: Episode 52)

    Welcome to Know Your History, your monthly dose of hip-hop knowledge. I’m your host Chase March and we have a great show for you today. Normally, what I do on this program is build the show around a specific theme that is important to hip-hop culture. I do a lot of research, find songs that fit […]

  • Know Your History Season 4

    Know Your History is a documentary radio series that I do once a month for DOPEfm Radio and The Word is Bond Rap Radio Hour. I explore a different topic related to hip-hop music and culture every month. The show is normally half an hour long but I expanded several episodes to a full hour […]

  • Know Your History 42 – Metaphor Concepts

    Welcome to Know Your History, your monthly dose of hip-hop knowledge. Today, I want to start out our journey in 1995. That was the year that a member of the Wu-Tang Clan dropped a seminal hip-hop classic. The album is brilliant with banger after banger but there is one track that was so unique that […]

  • Know Your History 47 – Rest in Peace, Dad!

    I wanted to honour and pay tribute to my father in a meaningful way. He was always a positive influence in my life and supported me in all of my musical endeavours. I wouldn’t be actively involved in hip-hop if it weren’t for him. So, for this edition of the show, I decided to look […]